ALBANY -- Ann S. Bailey, 75, of Albany, GA, died March 23, 2013 at Palmyra Nursing Home. A visitation will be held Wednesday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Mathews Funeral Home.

A native of Monroe, GA, born to the late Orrin and Robena Stephens. She lived in Macon, GA until 1989 and had lived and worked in Albany, GA since 1993. Mrs. Bailey was employed as an administrative assistant with the York Rite Mason in Macon, GA, SunTrust Bank in Albany, GA and retired from the State of Georgia.

She was a devout Christian who loved her morning quiet time and was a member of Faith Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter, Lynda Bailey of Albany, GA, a son and daughter-in-law, Alan Bailey and Lucinda Blackwood of North Hills, CA, a brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Vivian Stephens of Marietta, GA, a sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Dick Minshew of Largo, FL, a niece, Angela Stephens of Marietta, GA, her nephews, Tim Minshew of Memphis, TN, Don Minshew of Lake City, FL, Tom Stephens of Wilmington, DE and her caregiver, Amy High of Albany, GA.

In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to the Albany Humane Society, P.O. Box 3151, Albany, GA 31706.

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